Tortured, Tangled Hearts Lyrics

Dixie Chicks


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Martie Seidel, Marty Stuart, Natalie Maines
album: Track 9 in album Home
release date: 2002-8-26
popularity : 6 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country Blues/Country Rock/Country/Acoustic
length: 3:41

Cover Art

Dixie Chicks Home cover art
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Well there was a little falter at the altar of confession
Down on its knees true love did fall
After 31 days of sleepless nights, she woke up to end it all
With "I love you" on a fresh tattoo engraved upon his chest
She tore her name right off his heart
So here's to the unblessed

Oh love, oh love you fickle thing
Such pretty words and golden rings
It was a broken dream right from the start
Bless their tortured, tangled hearts

Well a blast of confusion coupled with delusion
Makes the best made plans sometimes fail
They wined and they dined, had peace of mind
She bought a gown and he rented tails
But the mighty cloud of destiny came driftin' through the gates
And busted up what could have been a perfect, hopeless case

Oh love, oh love you fickle thing
Such pretty words and golden rings
It was a broken dream right from the start
Bless their tortured, tangled hearts

Oh love, oh love you fickle thing
Such pretty words and golden rings
It was a broken dream right from the start
Bless their tortured, tangled hearts


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Long Time Gone
  • 2 Landslide
  • 3 Travelin' Soldier
  • 4 Truth No. 2
  • 5 White Trash Wedding
  • 6 A Home
  • 7 More Love
  • 8 I Believe in Love
  • 9 Tortured, Tangled Hearts
  • 10 Lil' Jack Slade
  • 11 Godspeed (Sweet Dreams)
  • 12 Top of the World